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Goals update!

So, for 2015 I did some realistic/ambitious/personal goals for Wizard and I.  Since I went out to ride Friday and Wizard’s shoe was separating (AGAIN), he’s not ride-able until that gets fixed. 914 more words

Samson Moving On

The day has come for Samson’s next move. The rope halter was put on and he was walked out into the barnyard where the stock trailer was parked. 122 more words


Exercise the Mind: Part 2

Find the first part of this topic here, where I talked about stable & grazing.

When it comes to working in the school, on the ground or under saddle, it’s easy to get stuck in a rut and quite simply, get bored! 1,120 more words


The Invaluable Rope Halter

The most used tool in a Horseman’s kit is without doubt, the rope halter.

Made from one continuous piece of strong rope, a rope halter gives… 544 more words


Covering the Knots

I went by the barn yesterday afternoon to feed everybody. I was planning on staying only a very short time, but the day turned out so lovely (40+ degrees and sunny!) that I could hardly tear myself away. 833 more words


Review: Do or Do Knot Rope Halter

I really like using rope halters for ground work and training. I find that they allow me to have a softer and more precise feel, particularly when there is no metal clasp under the chin. 385 more words


Day 4: Getting Sweeter

Today we worked on  leading around the corral in the original halter/lead.  She did really well, she is figuring this out! She got rubbed all over her back and barrel with the flag/balled up, legs, sides, and extra attention to the left side, because she’s more sensitive on the left than the right. 213 more words